Hagley Car Show
Experience the wonders of automotive innovation. Browse through more than 500 antique and restored cars that date from the 1980s all the way back to the early twentieth century. The show features vehicle parades, motoring music, video and pedal car racing, and a festival food court. Activities are on Hagley’s upper property.
This year's feature, "Vintage Hot Rods and Customs," showcases cars with large engines built for speed and modified cars reflecting the owner's unique style.
Tickets to the show will be offered in advance on the Hagley website starting August 1. Pre-event tickets are $8 adults and $4 children six through fourteen. Tickets purchased at the Car Show are $10 adults and $5 children six through fourteen. Admission is free for Hagley members and children five and under. The event will be held rain or shine. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware. Please do not bring pets other than service animals.
Cannon firings in the powder yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used.
See the museum in a different way during a Sunday Stroll- take a leisurely walk on areas of our property normally only accessible by bus.
Learn how and why things explode and build a structure that will control the direction of an explosion